|Pat Novak for Hire|
Classic old time radio showing starring Jack Webb (1946, 1949) and Ben Morris (1947-48) as Pat Novak, a street wise guy who rents boats and anything else a good man pays a bad one to do. Novak is always getting into scrapes when taking on jobs for hire or occassionally as a favor to a friend. When he does, he goes to see "The Only Honest Guy I Know" an ex-Doctor and a boozer named Jocko Madigan (played by Tudor Owens)...
Keywords: Pat Novak; Jack Webb; Raymond Burr; Old Time Radio
Downloads: 51,599 (5 reviews)
|Richard Diamond, Private Detective - Single Episodes - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
RICHARD DIAMOND, PRIVATE DETECTIVE In 1945, Dick Powell portrayed Phillip Marlowe in the movie "Murder My Sweet" based on Raymond Chandler's novel "Farewell My Lovely". This was a radical departure in character for Mr. Powell from a Hollywood song and dance man to a hard-boiled detective. On June 11,1945, the Lux Radio Theater brought "Murder My Sweet" to radio, again with Dick Powell in the lead...
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; Richard Diamond; Richard Diamond, Private Detective; OTRR Updated Release; OTRR - 2007-05
Downloads: 435,455 (7 reviews)
|Adventures of Philip Marlowe - Single Episodes - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
ADVENTURES OF PHILIP MARLOWE Elements of mystery have always been represented in literature, but the detective story didn't arrive on the scene until the mid 1800's. Edgar Allan Poe's The Murders in the Rue Morgue, published in 1841, was the first. The Murder's main character, C. Auguste Dupin, was a brilliant detective who relied on superior deductive powers to solve the crime. He and his unnamed narrator companion solved this and two other mysteries...
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; Adventures of Philip Marlowe, The; The Adventures of Philip Marlowe; Philip Marlowe; Marlowe, Philip; Adventures of Phillip Marlowe, The; The Adventures of Phillip Marlowe; Phillip Marlowe; Marlowe, Phillip; Chandler, Raymond; Raymond Chandler; Detective Series; OTRR - 2007-09
Downloads: 356,660 (11 reviews)
|Box 13 - Box 13|
Old Time Radio Programs. Box 13 Classic Detective series.
Keywords: Old Time Radio
Downloads: 78,732 (9 reviews)
|Box 13 - Single Episodes - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
BOX 13 "Adventure wanted -- will go anywhere, do anything -- Box 13." The premise of the program was that Dan Holiday was an author who wrote mystery novels. To get ideas for his novels he placed an advertisement in a newspaper saying "Adventure wanted, will go anywhere, do anything, Box 13." The ads always brought fun adventures of all kinds: from racketeer's victim to psychotic killer looking for fun...
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; Box 13; Box Thirteen; OTRR - 2006-11
Downloads: 81,781 (9 reviews)
|Sherlock Holmes --> 125+ episodes, properly titled and tagged - smurfmeat|
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes was an old-time radio show which aired in the USA from October 2, 1939 to July 7, 1947. The show first aired on the Blue Network but later moved to the Mutual Broadcasting System. The radio stories were action packed, filled with atmosphere, and featured great music by Lou Kosloff, as well as excellent sound effects. Originally, the show starred Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce as Dr...
Keywords: sherlock holmes; watson; doyle; mystery; old time radio; adventure; crime; london
Downloads: 412,080 (14 reviews)